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See Mike Run

California
I'm a 55 year old male runner in search of a sub-four hour martahon.  I run two marathons a year in addition to about 4 or 5 half martahons.  Much of my running is done in cold weather.  My record cold-weather run is ten miles in -52 degrees celcius (no, that isn't a typo).... Full Bio
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Relentlessly Positive by See Mike Run Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Oh the rain is my shepherd it makes me lie with you back before the moon fell from the sky now it's sudden death, overtime in the darkest corners of my mind and I've ... Read on »
Nike... Offensive Ad by See Mike Run Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Nike attempted to win browny points by stating in their apology that they employ people who are 'confined to a wheel chair' as if to suggest ' ... Read on »
Fargo Marathon 2012, Race Report by See Mike Run Posted in: Blog Posts in Running I had two goals going into the 2012 Fargo Marathon, 1) make it to the start line, and 2) make it to the finish line.  I'm delighted to report both goals are accomplish ... Read on »
That Running Feeling by See Mike Run Posted in: Blog Posts in Running I've got that running feeling again. That feeling that lingers just below the surface. That feeling that something amazing is about to happen. That feeling of awe and excite ... Read on »
Winnipeg Police Half Marathon 2012, Race Report by See Mike Run Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Two weeks ago I ran a 10 k race and my bib number was 1509... September 15, my birthdate. On Sunday I ran the Cops and my bib number was 55... my age. Coincidence? I haven't ... Read on »
I'm Going Under by See Mike Run Posted in: Blog Posts in Running And if Venice is sinkingI'm going under'Cause beauty's religionAnd its Christened me with wonder Spirit of the West, And if Venice is Sinking , Faithlift The legs ... Read on »
Come Running by See Mike Run Posted in: Blog Posts in Running i said hey, come a running to me oh, come a running to me hey, yeah, come a running to me ya gotta rainbow if you come running to me Van Morrison, Come Running, Moon ... Read on »
Wrapped in Hope and Patience by See Mike Run Posted in: Blog Posts in Running i see skies of blue clouds of white bright blessed days dark sacred nights and I think to myself what a wonderful world Louis Armstrong, What a Wonderful World ... Read on »
Embracing the Suck (continued) by See Mike Run Posted in: Blog Posts in Running ... so you dance to the rhythmbounce to the rhythmshake to the rhythmand you roll to the rhythmsweat to the rhythmget wet to the rhythmmake love to the rhythmclean up to the ... Read on »
... there's such a lot of world to see... by See Mike Run Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Two drifters, off to see the world There’s such a lot of world to see We’re after that same rainbow’s end, waitin’ ’round the bend My huckleberry friend, moon river, a ... Read on »
The Perfect Runner by See Mike Run Posted in: Blog Posts in Running    CBC, The Nature of Things, Thursday, March 15 @ 8PM and again on March 22 @ 8PM and 10PM. Go here for more information about this documentary. Go here for ... Read on »
The first booter of the season goes to Mike! by See Mike Run Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Ain't it funny how we forgot who we were through the years Put your fist through the wall cryin' television tears Maybe I had something nobody saw Blame it on the w ... Read on »
Hypothermic Half Marathon 2012 Race Report by See Mike Run Posted in: Blog Posts in Running And you, you look like heaven An angel who stepped from a dream777 times lovelier than anything I've ever seen.The rest of life pales in significanceI'm looking for somebody ... Read on »
Hypothermic Half Marathon 2012 Race Report by See Mike Run Posted in: Blog Posts in Running As we looped the parking lot outbound I considered pulling out. It just didn't feel right. I was thinking of walking back to my car, still warm, and heading home to be ... Read on »
Running in circles by See Mike Run Posted in: Blog Posts in Running last night you were in my dreams oh heart and bones and when i woke up you were next to me oh heart and bones blood is red and the sky is blue oh heart and bo ... Read on »
Running in circles by See Mike Run Posted in: Blog Posts in Running last night you were in my dreams oh heart and bones and when i woke up you were next to me oh heart and bones blood is red and the sky is blue oh heart and bo ... Read on »
Melissa Budd "Running is my own creation" by See Mike Run Posted in: Blog Posts in Running “You don't stop running because you get old, you get old because you stop running.”  Christopher McDougall, Born To run This is the third and final interview with M ... Read on »
Melissa Budd; Sinister Seven by See Mike Run Posted in: Blog Posts in Running “Every morning in Africa, a gazelle wakes up, it knows it must outrun the fastest lion or it will be killed. Every morning in Africa, a lion wakes up. It knows it must ... Read on »
Melissa Budd: ultrarunner, mother, teacher by See Mike Run Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Ultrarunning seemed to be an alternative universe where none of planet Earth’s rules applied: women were stronger than men; old men were stronger than youngsters; Stone Age ... Read on »
Melissa Budd: ultrarunner, mother, teacher by See Mike Run Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Ultrarunning seemed to be an alternative universe where none of planet Earth’s rules applied: women were stronger than men; old men were stronger than youngsters; Stone Age ... Read on »